The Cohesion Fund is aimed at Member States whose Gross National Income (GNI) per inhabitant is less than 90 % of the EU average. It aims to reduce economic and social disparities and to promote sustainable development.
Description:The Cohesion Fund was established for the purpose of strengthening the economic, social and territorial cohesion of the European Union in the interests of promoting sustainable development. Objectives: a greener, low-carbon and circular economy a more connected Europe Financed actions: Investments in the environment, including investments related to sustainable development and energy presenting environmental benefits; Investments in TEN-T; Technical assistance. For more information, please connect.
42,6 billion euros (update of the conclusions of the European Council of July 2020)
The co-financing rate for the Cohesion Fund will not be higher than 85%.
The contribution to the Connecting Europe Facility would be EUR 10 billion.
Beneficiaries: Administrations States, Agencies Chambers, Civil Society Organisations, Corporations, Development NGOs, International Organisation, Local and Regional authorities, Media and cultural organisations, Non-profit organisations, Research centres, Schools, SMEs, Training centres, Universities
Sectors: Citizenship, Co-op & Development, Local development
Regions: European Union
Next funding alert: 2021
Framework program: Yes